Multi Commodity Exchange

Headquartered in Mumbai, Multi Commodity Exchange of India Ltd (MCX) is a state-of-the-art electronic commodity futures exchange. The demutualized Exchange has permanent recognition from the Government of India to facilitate online trading, and clearing and settlement operations for commodity futures across the country.

Having started operations in November 2003, today, MCX holds a market share of over 85%* (as on March 31, 2012 MCX had a market share of 86%) of the Indian commodity futures market. The Exchange has more than 2,170 registered members operating through over 3,46,000 including CTCL trading terminals spread over 1,577 cities and towns across India. MCX was the third largest^ commodity futures exchange in the world, in terms of the number of contracts traded in CY2011

MCX offers more than 40 commodities across various segments such as bullion, ferrous and non-ferrous metals, energy, and a number of agro- commodities on its platform. The Exchange introduces standardized commodity futures contracts on its platform. These contracts in futures exchanges provide an anonymous trading environment for ideal price discovery. The Exchange is the world's largest exchange # in Silver and Gold, second largest# in Natural Gas and the third largest# in Crude Oil with respect to the number of futures contracts traded.


METALS Aluminium & Mini Copper & Mini Iron Ore Lead & Mini Zinc & mini Nickel & Mini Tin
BULLIONS Gold Gold Mini Gold Guinea Gold Petal (MUM & DEL) Silver Silver M Silver Micro
ENERGY Aviation Turbine Fuel(ATF) Brent Crude Oil Crude Oil Natural Gas Gasoline Heating Oil Imported Thermal Coal
OIL & OIL SEEDS Crude Palm Oil(CPO) Kapasia Khali Refined Soya Oil
CEREALS Barley Wheat Maize-Feed
SPICES Cardamon Corriander
WEATHER Carbon Credit CFI
FIBER Kapas Cotton
OTHERS Almond Melted Menthol Flakes Mentha Oil Potato (Agra) Potato (Tarkeshwar) Sugar M-30